A one day trip to Malacca, Malaysia

During one of our work trips to Malaysia, hopped onto a car and drove to Malacca. It is a cheerful little town with loads to shop and eat. The main thing to try is the Hainanese Chicken Rice. Its a simple Chicken Rice dish with a distinctly unique flavour. The town has a strong Portuguese influence … Read more A one day trip to Malacca, Malaysia

Kasauli

October 2010. Our short trip to Kasauli was also one of our most memorable. It’s a small cantonment town, and as such, retains the quintessential ‘quaint hill station’ flavour more than most hill stations. The place to stay is the Himachal Tourism Department’s Ross Common Hotel (an erstwhile colonial bungalow). It has the best views, … Read more Kasauli

Malshej Ghat : A Drive

One of the favourite driving destinations from Mumbai.

Its a beautiful drive along undulating drives, but only after about one and a half hours from Mumbai.
Its a beautiful drive along undulating drives, but only after about one and a half hours from Mumbai.
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Paddy fields spring to life in the monsoons
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At the MSTDC Resort in Malshej Ghat, the monsoon clouds and fog all but cover a tree.